Edo Election: Sensitive materials arrive CBN office in Benin City
Sensitive materials for the conduct of Saturday’s governorship election in Edo arrived at the Central Bank of
Nigeria (CBN), office in Benin on Wednesday.
The INEC Head of Voter Education and Publicity in Edo, Mr Timidi Wariowei, confirmed the arrival of the
materials to newsmen.
Sensitive materials arrive Benin ,We just went and inspected the sensitive materials in cartons,
the ballot papers, and the results sheets.
“And just now, the Braille ballot guide for persons with disabilities especially the visually-impaired just arrived.
“We are set for the election. From tomorrow morning (Sept. 17), as early as 7.30 a.m., we will start the
distribution to various Local Government Areas,” he added.
Also, Mr Kelly Ogbaloi, the state chairman of the Inter-Party Advisory Council, said party agents were
invited by INEC to inspect the materials at the CBN.
“Everything is intact, we just inspected the materials and we are satisfied,” he said.
Mr. Paul James, the Programme Manager, Yiaga Africa, an election monitoring group, said the group was
invited by INEC to inspect the sensitive materials at the CBN office.